The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 80 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 281 313 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.24% 3.65% 3.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.69% 11.80% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 253 268 280
Average salary £34,000 £34,678 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% -0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2629 2652 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.34% 30.93% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2279 2323
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 94 £32,000 -11.72% 12
Bedfordshire +7 72 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Essex -10 67 £39,000 +20.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -16 39 £40,000 +29.03% 4
Suffolk -33 8 £31,125 -13.54% 1
Norfolk +3 7 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 453 (100.00%) Windows
2 398 (87.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 295 (65.12%) Microsoft
4 223 (49.23%) Active Directory
5 204 (45.03%) MS Exchange
6 201 (44.37%) VMware
7 175 (38.63%) MS Excel
8 172 (37.97%) MS Office
9 160 (35.32%) DNS
10 152 (33.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 142 (31.35%) Citrix
12 137 (30.24%) Firewall
13 134 (29.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 133 (29.36%) SQL Server
15 127 (28.04%) Windows XP
16 126 (27.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 115 (25.39%) SQL
18 113 (24.94%) SAN
18 113 (24.94%) Windows Server 2012
19 112 (24.72%) DHCP
20 110 (24.28%) Windows 7
21 109 (24.06%) VPN
22 106 (23.40%) TCP/IP
23 103 (22.74%) Cisco
24 101 (22.30%) MCSE
25 92 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
26 83 (18.32%) LAN
27 80 (17.66%) ITIL
28 78 (17.22%) Hyper-V
29 72 (15.89%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 204 (45.03%) MS Exchange
2 134 (29.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 92 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 72 (15.89%) SharePoint
5 65 (14.35%) IIS
6 64 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 29 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (6.40%) SharePoint Server
8 28 (6.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (5.96%) Lotus Domino
10 18 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (3.31%) Lync
12 9 (1.99%) IBM Notes
13 8 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.44%) Apache
16 2 (0.44%) MTS
16 2 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 175 (38.63%) MS Excel
2 172 (37.97%) MS Office
3 16 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.99%) Magento
1 9 (1.99%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.53%) Office 365
2 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 160 (35.32%) DNS
2 137 (30.24%) Firewall
3 113 (24.94%) SAN
4 112 (24.72%) DHCP
5 109 (24.06%) VPN
6 106 (23.40%) TCP/IP
7 83 (18.32%) LAN
8 72 (15.89%) WAN
9 40 (8.83%) Internet
10 33 (7.28%) VoIP
11 32 (7.06%) SSL
12 28 (6.18%) NAS
13 24 (5.30%) VLAN
14 21 (4.64%) Network Security
15 20 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (3.31%) HTTPS
16 15 (3.31%) HTTP
17 14 (3.09%) iSCSI
18 13 (2.87%) NetScaler
19 11 (2.43%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 49 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.19%) Oracle Database
3 19 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (1.99%) Oracle OLAP
7 9 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.99%) OLAP
8 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.55%) MySQL
10 6 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.32%) DTS
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.99%) NUnit
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.22%) Hudson
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (6.40%) Finance
2 18 (3.97%) Retail
3 14 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.43%) Marketing
5 10 (2.21%) Back Office
6 9 (1.99%) Banking
7 6 (1.32%) Advertising
8 4 (0.88%) Law
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (28.70%) Analyst
2 104 (22.96%) Support Engineer
3 75 (16.56%) Support Analyst
4 69 (15.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 54 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 37 (8.17%) Network Engineer
7 35 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
7 35 (7.73%) Administrator
8 32 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 31 (6.84%) Network Support
10 25 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 23 (5.08%) Help Desk Support
12 22 (4.86%) Service Analyst
12 22 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (4.86%) IT Support
13 21 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 21 (4.64%) Help Desk Analyst
13 21 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
14 20 (4.42%) Network Analyst
14 20 (4.42%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.62%) .NET
2 11 (2.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.21%) CSS
3 10 (2.21%) jQuery
4 9 (1.99%) LINQ
4 9 (1.99%) NHibernate
4 9 (1.99%) WCF
5 7 (1.55%) Web Services
5 7 (1.55%) ADSI
6 5 (1.10%) HTML
7 3 (0.66%) XML
7 3 (0.66%) SOAP
8 2 (0.44%) WAP
8 2 (0.44%) DCOM
8 2 (0.44%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.44%) REST
9 1 (0.22%) Ajax
9 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.22%) JSON
9 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.82%) Blackberry
2 40 (8.83%) Clustering
3 29 (6.40%) Replication
4 22 (4.86%) Thin Client
4 22 (4.86%) Fat Client
5 20 (4.42%) Firmware
6 19 (4.19%) SecurID
7 13 (2.87%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.65%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.77%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.10%) Statistics
10 5 (1.10%) iPhone
10 5 (1.10%) IVR
10 5 (1.10%) CLARiiON
10 5 (1.10%) Handset
10 5 (1.10%) EFT
11 4 (0.88%) iPad
12 3 (0.66%) PACS
12 3 (0.66%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 453 (100.00%) Windows
2 398 (87.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 127 (28.04%) Windows XP
4 113 (24.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (24.28%) Windows 7
6 52 (11.48%) Windows Vista
7 48 (10.60%) Linux
8 43 (9.49%) Windows 8
9 22 (4.86%) Android
10 21 (4.64%) Windows Phone
10 21 (4.64%) UNIX
11 20 (4.42%) Windows 2000
12 19 (4.19%) Windows Phone 8
12 19 (4.19%) VMS
13 10 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.99%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.10%) Solaris
16 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.66%) ITIL
2 41 (9.05%) Problem Management
3 32 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (4.42%) Software Deployment
5 19 (4.19%) Change Management
6 17 (3.75%) Project Management
7 16 (3.53%) Change Control
8 15 (3.31%) OO
9 14 (3.09%) CRM
9 14 (3.09%) Migration
10 13 (2.87%) Service Delivery
11 12 (2.65%) E-Commerce
12 11 (2.43%) Capacity Management
12 11 (2.43%) Validation
13 10 (2.21%) Configuration Management
13 10 (2.21%) Incident Management
13 10 (2.21%) Time Management
14 9 (1.99%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (1.99%) Automated Testing
14 9 (1.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 115 (25.39%) SQL
2 30 (6.62%) VB
2 30 (6.62%) PowerShell
3 28 (6.18%) Java
4 17 (3.75%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.31%) VBScript
6 13 (2.87%) C#
7 12 (2.65%) PHP
8 9 (1.99%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.77%) C++
10 7 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.32%) C
12 5 (1.10%) AWK
13 3 (0.66%) VC++
13 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.44%) VBA
15 1 (0.22%) VB6
15 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 152 (33.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (22.30%) MCSE
3 54 (11.92%) MCP
4 39 (8.61%) CCNA
4 39 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (8.61%) MCITP
5 34 (7.51%) MCSA
6 25 (5.52%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (4.86%) CCIA
8 18 (3.97%) CCNP
8 18 (3.97%) Degree
9 17 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (3.53%) CCAA
11 15 (3.31%) CCIP
11 15 (3.31%) CCSP
11 15 (3.31%) CCA
12 13 (2.87%) MCTS
12 13 (2.87%) Security+ Certification
13 10 (2.21%) CCEE
14 9 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.83%) SLA
2 8 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (1.55%) GAMP
3 7 (1.55%) GCP
3 7 (1.55%) GMP
4 3 (0.66%) HL7
4 3 (0.66%) DICOM
5 2 (0.44%) QA
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 223 (49.23%) Active Directory
2 126 (27.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (17.22%) Hyper-V
4 55 (12.14%) vSphere
5 42 (9.27%) XenApp
6 28 (6.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 27 (5.96%) Terminal Services
8 24 (5.30%) VMware ESX
9 23 (5.08%) ISA Server
10 20 (4.42%) Forefront TMG
11 19 (4.19%) UAG
12 14 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (3.09%) XenServer
13 13 (2.87%) MetaFrame
14 10 (2.21%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.88%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.88%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
17 2 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 48 (10.60%) Backup Exec
2 34 (7.51%) McAfee ePO
3 32 (7.06%) SCCM
4 20 (4.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.55%) WSUS
5 7 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (1.55%) ARCserve
6 5 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.88%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.88%) SCOM
8 3 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.66%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.44%) WMI
10 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 295 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 201 (44.37%) VMware
3 142 (31.35%) Citrix
4 103 (22.74%) Cisco
5 61 (13.47%) Symantec
6 60 (13.25%) Oracle
7 56 (12.36%) HP
8 43 (9.49%) McAfee
9 30 (6.62%) SAP
10 28 (6.18%) Lotus
11 22 (4.86%) NetApp
12 21 (4.64%) Apple
13 19 (4.19%) Clearswift
14 13 (2.87%) SonicWALL
15 11 (2.43%) Red Hat
16 10 (2.21%) Veeam
17 9 (1.99%) Sophos
17 9 (1.99%) JD Edwards
18 8 (1.77%) Wyse
19 7 (1.55%) LANDesk
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + career prog
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 12.5% bonus and benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Total Package £36,000
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Total Package £36,000
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depends on experience + Company Benefits
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
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networx
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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